Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

 Happy Friday, all! Isn’t this time of year SO crazy??? I feel like life is going at warp speed. I’m so loving all of the fun of the Christmas season and enjoying being in NYC for all of the holiday magic. I even got to celebrate with a girlfriend from college who got engaged this […]

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  Revisiting an old feature here on The Budget Savvy Bride! Because I’m a perpetual online window-shopper, I regularly browse my favorite retailers to see what’s out there. One of my favorite pastimes is creating inspiration collages, collections, or pinterest boards featuring things I love, so I figured, why not share some of the fun […]

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Tis the season for gifting! I’ve rounded up some of my favorite ideas for Bridesmaids Gifts on a budget! Each of these picks is $30 or less and sure to be something your best gals will love!     SONIA KASHUK GOLD BRUSH SET - $29.99 at Target. This 10 piece luxe brush set makes the […]

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I love this crafty yellow wedding I’ve got to share with you today- all the details are truly gorgeous. I absolutely adore the bride’s wedding dress (those lace sleeves? stunning) and her choice to wear a sparkly headband instead of a veil. The flowers? Amazing. The decor? Super crafty and adorbs. I’m always a sucker […]

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Red Mountain Ranch Wedding Mesa AZ - Brian Minson Photography

Melissa + Dave FEBRUARY 1, 2013 Mesa, AZ  |  Red Mountain Ranch Country Club    What was your budget? Please give us a breakdown of how you spent your budget– rough estimates are fine! $15,000 was our budget: 7,500 for the food and venue 1000 for photography 1000 for flowers 1000 for dress 1000 for […]

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I know I don’t get personal here on BSB too much anymore, but today calls for a little love! Today is my parents’ 30th Wedding Anniversary! In this day and age, it seems to be a rare thing for marriages to last that long. I’m so thankful to have parents who’ve given me an example […]

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Happy Friday, lovelies!! Sharing some of the best wedding deals of the week– this weekend there are some amazing sales going on– so if you haven’t blown your budget on Christmas gifts yet, I highly suggest checking out these deals from our partners! Shopping with our partners and affiliates helps keep this blog in operation. […]

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  Over the years, I’ve not been invited to any black tie affairs, but the occasional wedding or event will require nicer attire then I currently keep on rotation in my closet. In these moments I’m faced with the budget savvy gal’s dilemma… do I splurge on an expensive dress I’ll likely only wear once? […]

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Such a fun, colorful and delightfully savvy wedding to share with you today! This wedding is chock full of lovely details from all the chalkboard wedding signs to the mismatched bridesmaids dresses! Every detail is personal and integrated seamlessly into the decor to make a beautiful handcrafted DIY day! I just know you’ll love it! […]

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I always love when our readers submit their own weddings to share with other brides! It’s like they are passing the torch to new brides by sharing the fruits of their budget savvy-ness. Love the crafty details in this vintage budget wedding and I’m sure you will, too! Strands of pearls and milk glass as […]

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 Alright ladies! Hope you had a wonderful holiday yesterday and enjoyed spending time with loved ones. As you know, it’s Black Friday so for the occasion I’ve rounded up some of the best Black Friday wedding deals from around the web for you! (I may add to this list as the day rolls on.) Don’t […]

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We here at BSB are taking a day off to do what matters most: spending time with family and being thankful for the many blessings in our lives. E & I are happy to be back home in Nashville to see our families for the first time in many months. (I want to treasure these […]

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